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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Angélique et Roger montés sur l'hippogriffe

Roger and Angelica Mounted on the Hippogriff

modeled c. 1840, cast c. 1884

bronze

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): 20 18 x 26 14 x 12 58 in.

inscribed faintly, on front of base: Barye
inside on tape: 5474

Acc. No.: 1984.34

Credit Line: George F. Harding Collection

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago

© Artist:


Provenance

  • by 1939, Chicago, George F. Harding, Jr. (d. 1939)
  • 1939, bequeathed to the George F. Harding Museum, Chicago
  • 1982, transferred to the Art Institute
  • 1984, accessioned by the Art Institute

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 6 January 2012
  • 1889 DeKay
    Charles DeKay, Life and Works of Barye the Sculptor (New York: Barye Monument Association, 1889), pp. 70-73, no. 53
  • 1971 Van Nimmen and Mirolli
    Jane Van Nimmen and Ruth Mirolli, Nineteenth-Century French Sculpture: Monuments for the Middle Class, Louisville, Kentucky, J.B. Speed Art Museum, November 2-December 5, 1971, pp. 39–50
  • 1974 Pivar
    Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes: A Catalogue Raisonne (Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1974), pp. 7, 20, 65, cat. F16
  • 1984 Benge
    Glenn F. Benge, Antoine-Louis Barye: Sculptor of Romantic Realism (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1984), pp. 95-96, fig. 84
  • 1988 Lynch
    Elizabeth Briggs Lynch, “Barye’s Mythological Subjects,” Antoine-Louis Barye: The Corcoran Collection, edited by Lilien F. Robinson and Edward J. Nygren (Washington, D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1988), pp. 45-47
  • 1996 Leroy-Jay Lemaistre
    Isabelle Leroy-Jay Lemaistre, La griffe et la dent, Antoine Louise Barye (1795–1875) sculpteur animalier (Paris: Réunion des Musées Nationaux, 1996), pp. 38-45
  • 1996 Mannoni
    Édith Mannoni, Barye (Paris: Les Éditions de l’Amateur, 1996) pp. 79, 96-98
  • 2000 Poletti et Richarme
    Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue raisonné des sculptures (Paris: Gallimard, 2000), pp. 92-95, cats. F22, F23

Exhibitions

  • 1972 Chicago
    Small Bronzes from Chicago Collections, Art Institute of Chicago, 22 July - 8 October 1972 [no cat.]